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Vacancy ~ Community Connector ‘Connect for Health’ Pilot

Contract: 9 month Fixed Term initially – subject to funding

Salary: £15, 796 pro rata (£8.21 per hour)

Hours: 15 hours per week

Closing Date: 25 January 2019

Interview Date: Friday 1 February 2019

Citizens Advice Ipswich is looking to recruit a ‘Community Connector’ to assist clients to enabling them to be able to navigate statutory systems, organisations and use facilities in the community effectively.

In this busy role you will be responsible for supporting the clients in the GP surgery who need additional help and support to build their confidence in navigating both statutory bodies and the local community. This will involve on occasion taking Client’s to different locations around the Ipswich area. The role will monitor the Wellbeing of Clients via the Warwick and Edinburgh Wellbeing Score and maintain an up-to-date catalogue of all the groups and organisation within the Ipswich and surrounding area that assist with people’s general wellbeing.

A friendly disposition and computer literacy are essential alongside good communications skills. You will have responsibility for handling personal data and the integrity of IT systems, so it is essential that you have an eye for detail.

The ideal person will be enthusiastic and customer-focused. You will have the ability to identify and support clients’ needs and be able to build their confidence; therefore excellent communication skills and patience are a must. You will have a passion for making a difference in the communities where we have a presence by providing a top quality service for the people of Ipswich.

For job descriptions and application forms please contact: Vicki Parish – Administrator
(Tel: 01473 219770 or via our contact form on this site)

For informal discussion please contact: Sally Oakley – Outreach Manager (Tel: 01473 219770)
Address: 19 Tower Street, Ipswich, IP1 3BE

Vacancy: Money Adviser / Debt Caseworker

Money Adviser / Debt Caseworker

Contract:
Initial 12 month contract

Salary: Negotiable depending on accreditation and experience

Hours: Up to 37.5 hours per week (PT or Job share considered)

Closing Date: Friday 11th August 2017

Interview Date: Thursday 17th & Friday 18th August 2017

Ipswich Citizens Advice is looking for an experienced and well organised Money Adviser/ Debt Caseworker to join our expanding Money Advice Team.

The successful candidate will provide an in-depth casework service to the organisation’s clients working face to face as well as by telephone. You will therefore need a good working knowledge of money and debt advice, the ability to prioritise cases efficiently and the ability to work as part of a team.

Ideally, you will be a qualified Debt Relief Order Intermediary although this is not essential it is expected you will have reasonable experience to enable you to work towards achieving this status.

For application forms please contact: Sam Darr – Admin Support Assistant
Tel: 01473 219770
or Contact: via this website

For informal discussion please contact: Nelleke Van Helfteren – Deputy Manager
Tel: 01473 219772
or Contact: via this website

Address: 19 Tower Street
Ipswich
IP1 3BE

Vacancy: Generalist Advice Outreach Adviser

Contract: Initially 12 months Fixed Term contract (subject to funding)

Salary: £16,738.80 pro rata (£8.70 per hour)

Hours: 15 hours per week – 2 days a week (Tuesday, Wednesday) (Possibly changeable)

Closing Date: 17 February 2017

Interview Date: T.B.A

The Ipswich & District Citizens Advice Bureau is looking for a confident individual with recent experience as a trained Generalist Adviser. The post holder will need to be trained to Citizen’s Advice generalist adviser level and will be responsible for delivering Outreach ‘Drop-in’ advice sessions in at present 2 different areas in Ipswich.

The post holder will be required in the effective and efficient management of gateway and generalist advice service to clients in accordance with the CitA Membership and Standards Agreement, and to be committed to the CAB values and aims, well organised, confident and enjoy working on largely their own.

For application forms please contact: Sarah James- Ford – Administrator
(Tel: 01473 219770 or contact us via this website)

For informal discussion please contact: Nelleke van Helfteren Deputy Manager
(Tel: 01473 219772)

Address: 19 Tower Street
Ipswich
IP1 3BE

Vacancy: Energy Project Adviser

Contract: Initial 12 month Fixed term (Subject to funding)

Salary:
£16,604 – £18,278 – pro rata depending on experience

Hours: 14 – 21 hours per week (Negotiable over 2-4 days)

Closing Date: Friday 25 November 2016

Interview Date: TBA

Ipswich Citizens Advice is looking for a well organised Energy Project Adviser to join our rapidly expanding Money Advice Services Team.

The post holder will carry out (predominantly) telephone based energy assessments and provide advice to clients who are referred to us by our partner organisation. This work may include tasks such as identifying grants, arranging specialist appointments, helping them to switch supplier or tariffs.

A clear and confident telephone manner is essential for this role and, although not essential, it would be preferable for the post holder to have some knowledge or experience in the areas of either energy, money, debt, welfare, advice, law, housing, or benefits.

The post holder will also receive recognised training, support and supervision to enable them to provide more in-depth casework and advice to our clients as the project demands.

For application forms please contact:
Sarah James-Ford – Admin Support
Tel: 01473 2199770 or contact via the contact us page

For informal discussion please contact:
Helen Bloomfield, Money Advice Service Manager
Tel: 01473 298631

Address: 19 Tower Street, Ipswich, IP1 3BE

Vacancy: Surviving Winter Project Administrator

Contract: Fixed Term November 2016 to end March 2017

Salary: £ 15,029 – pro rata

Hours: 18 hours per week (Negotiable over 2-4 days)

Closing Date: Friday 25 November 2016

Interview Date: TBA

Ipswich Citizens Advice is looking for a well organised Project Administrator for the ‘Surviving Winter’ Grants Project run by Suffolk and the East Anglian Daily Times.

The post holder will carry out coordination and collation of grant applications received, contact applicants, update and maintain records, prepare applications for payment.

We are looking for an organised person with a clear and confident telephone manner, and competent using a computer and experience of using Excel spreadsheets.

For application forms please contact:
Sarah James-Ford – Admin Support
Tel: 01473 219770 or contact via the contact us page

For informal discussion please contact:
Nicky Willshere Chief Officer
Tel: 01473 219771

Address: 19 Tower Street, Ipswich, IP1 3BE

Vacancy: Community Fundraiser

Contract: Initial 12 month Fixed term

Salary: £16,604 – £18,278 – pro rata depending on experience

Hours:
18.5 – 22 per week

Closing Date:
08 July 2016

Interview Date: Week commencing 18 July 2016

The Ipswich & District Citizens Advice Bureau is looking for an effective and well-organised Fundraiser able to develop and promote the bureau’s services and funding streams, supporting the management team. The work will be wide and varied so being a team-player will be essential. Ideally the post-holder will provide will have knowledge and experience of fund raising in the community and identifying possible funding streams.

For an application pack please contact: Sarah James-Ford – Admin Support
(Tel: 01473 2199770 or e-mail bureau@ipswichcab.org.uk)

For informal discussion please contact: Nicky Willshere, Manager
(Tel: 01473 219771)

Address: 19 Tower Street, Ipswich, IP1 3BE

Vacancy ~ Generalist Advice Session Supervisor

Citizens Advice Ipswich is a dynamic and busy town centre advice agency serving a diverse urban and rural community. We are seeking to appoint to the following post:

Contract: Permanent

Salary: £17,332.61 pro rata

Hours: 22.5 per week (3 days a week (Monday, Tuesday plus 1 other)
(Job share considered)

Closing Date: 20th November 2015

Interview Date: Friday 27th November 2015

Citizens Advice Ipswich is looking for a dynamic individual with recent experience of Advice Session Supervision. The post holder will need to be trained to Citizens Advice generalist adviser level and will assist in the running of our Generalist Advice Office, including case checking and the supervision of our volunteer assessors and advisers. The post will require the effective and efficient management of the generalist advice service to clients in accordance with the Citizens Advice Membership and Standards Agreement. They will provide technical, practical and motivational support to the advice and reception team and therefore need to be committed to the CAB values and aims, well organised, confident and enjoy working in a busy team environment.

The post holder will also be expected to cover out-reach sessions delivered in various locations across the Ipswich District.

For application forms please contact: Jan Parcell – Senior Administrator (Tel: 01473 298634 or via the contact page on this site)

For informal discussion please contact: Nelleke van Helfteren, Deputy Manager (Tel: 01473 219772)

Address: 19 Tower Street, Ipswich, IP1 3BE

Vacancy ~ Income Maximisation Officer

Citizens Advice Ipswich is a dynamic and busy town centre advice agency serving a diverse urban and rural community. We are seeking to appoint to the following post:

Contract: Initial 12 Month contract

Salary: £16,600 – £19,000 – Salary negotiable depending
On qualifications and experience

Hours: 25 per week (Monday – Friday) occasional out of office hours
(Job share considered)

Closing Date: 30th October 2015

Interview Date: Wednesday 11th November 2015

The Citizens Advice Ipswich is looking for an experienced Income Maximisation Officer to work with clients in need of support with budgeting, reducing outgoing and maximising their income. Extensive knowledge of Welfare Benefits to support clients making applications and ensuring they are receiving their entitlements.

The work will be wide and varied so being a team-player will be essential, they will be times when delivery to groups of clients will be necessary

For application forms please contact: Jan Parcell – Senior Administrator
(Tel: 01473 298634 or via contact form on this site)

For informal discussion please contact: Helen Bloomfield, Money Advice and Debt Manager
(Tel: 01473 298632)

Address:
19 Tower Street
Ipswich
IP1 3BE